1928 Summer Olympics
The 1928 Summer Olympics (Dutch: Olympische Zomerspelen 1928), officially known as the Games of the IX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1928 in Amsterdam, Nethe...
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Tadeusz Friedrich
Tadeusz Friedrich (7 July 1903 – 10 October 1976) was a Polish fencer. He won a bronze medal in the team sabre event at the 1928 and 1932 Summer Olympics.Friedrich fought in the Warsaw Uprising ...
Kustaa Pihlajamäki
Kustaa Pihlajamäki (7 April 1902 – 10 February 1944) was a Finnish freestyle wrestler and Olympic champion. He received a gold medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, a silver medal at the 1...
Field hockey at the 1928 Summer Olympics
The 1928 Summer Olympics saw the third field Hockey tournament at Olympics. All games took place either in the new Olympisch Stadion or in the nearby Old Stadion. The field hockey tournament was held ...
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Marcello Bertinetti
Marcello Bertinetti (26 April 1885 – 31 July 1967) was an Italian fencer.
He won two Olympic gold medals, a silver and a bronze.
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Panama at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Panama competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. One male competitor took part in two events in one sport.
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Krachtsportgebouw
Krachtsportgebouw is a multi-purpose sports arena located in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Known during the 1928 Summer Olympics as the Wrestling Pavilion, it hosted the wrestling, boxing, and weightlifting...
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Zuiderzee
The Zuiderzee ([ˌzœy̯dərˈzeː]; old spelling Zuyderzee) was a shallow bay of the North Sea in the northwest of the Netherlands, extending about 100 km (60 miles) inland and at most 50 km (30 ...
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Georges Buchard
Georges Buchard (21 December 1893 – 22 January 1987) was a French fencer. He won medals in the épée competition at four Olympic Games.
Netherlands at the 1928 Summer Olympics
The Netherlands was the host nation for the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. 266 competitors, 222 men and 44 women, took part in 103 events in 17 sports.
João Sassetti
João Sassetti (22 January 1892 – 28 May 1946) was a Portuguese fencer. He won a bronze medal in the team épée competition at the 1928 Summer Olympics.
Sweden at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Sweden competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 100 competitors, 87 men and 13 women, took part in 66 events in 11 sports.
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Carlo Agostoni
Carlo Agostoni (23 March 1909 – 25 June 1972) was an Italian fencer. He won a gold medal, two silvers and a bronze at three Olympic Games.
Lacrosse at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Lacrosse was a demonstration sport at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Teams from Canada, Great Britain, and the United States played matches on August 5, 6 & 7. Each team ended the tourna...
Equestrian at the 1928 Summer Olympics
The Equestrian Events at the 1928 Summer Olympics included Dressage, Eventing, and Show Jumping. All three disciplines had both individual and team competitions. The competitions were held from August...
Canada at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Canada competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 69 competitors, 62 men and 7 women, took part in 49 events in 8 sports.
Johan Richthoff
Johan Cornelius "Snövit" Richthoff (30 April 1898 – 1 October 1983) was a Swedish wrestler who competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics, in the 1928 Summer Olympics, and in the 1932 Summer Olympics....
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André Labatut
André Labatut (18 July 1891 – 30 September 1977) was a French fencer. He won medals in the foil and épée competitions at three Olympic Games.
Rowing at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Rowing at the 1928 Summer Olympics featured 7 events, for men only. The competitions were held from August 2, 1928 to August 10, 1928.
Rhodesia at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Southern Rhodesia competed (as Rhodesia) in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The British colony was represented by two boxers, and nei...
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Luxembourg at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Luxembourg competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 48 competitors, 46 men and 2 women, took part in 31 events in 10 sports.
Luxembourg at the 1928 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
Czechoslovakia at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Czechoslovakia competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 70 competitors (69 men and 1 woman) took part in 51 events in 14 sports.
Czechoslovakia at the 1928 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia